Why Work Experience is SO important
Work Experience allows you to gain an insight of what it’s like to work in a workplace, as well as improve your skills. The Princes Trust spoke with young people they help into employment who said that ‘work experience is vital in helping them find work as it helps them break the cycle of ‘no experience – no job, no job – no experience’ that many young people searching for jobs fall into.
- You’ll learn new skills
- Learn about the job
- Know what you want to do later into life
- You’ll be safe & supported by your employer
- You might get food & travel funding to help you get there